Being in Louisville during Derby week in 1973 was magical for me…never mind the media frenzy it has become these days. Silly hats, the gold jewelry of star the athletes, etc. It used to be that Wide World of Sports did the real story on T.V. They showed us gorgeous horse farms, lots of beautiful … More Laurie & SHAM: 1973 Kentucky Derby
Here is Joe in 1942 Suffolk Downs!!! He died in 2010; his ashes were spread at the quarter pole at Rockingham Park, Salem, NH. Joe’s Obituary January 30, 2010 Mariano Joseph “Joe” Dattilo was born in St. Louis, MO on May 7, 1918. Were horses always his passion? No! Growing up, animals didn’t much … More Jockey Joe Datillo: 1918-2010. RIP at the 1/4 Pole at Rockingham Park!
Golden Arrow. Born 1961, died 1989. He raced from 1964 to 1979. To say this horse raced past his prime doesn’t do him justice. In today’s world of thoroughbred racing, we’re lucky and thankful if a great horse races until they’re six. We thank the connections for keeping them in the game for so long. Then, … More THE WONDEROUS WAR HORSE OF A LIFETIME: GOLDEN ARROW
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